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Satanists Propose Monument At Oklahoma State Capitol Next To Ten Commandments

krammit Re: Fireworks in 3...2...1... (1251 comments)

bad mod. my bad.

about 4 months ago
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Nelson Mandela Dead At 95

krammit Re:Not news for nerds (311 comments)

The 9/11 attacks were posted here, as was just about every response to it. Sometimes, the stuff that matters tag needs to be taken a little more prominently.

about 4 months ago
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Ex-Red Hat Employee Matthew Garrett Comments On the State of XMir

krammit Re:"Ubuntu Phone" (88 comments)

This is about the behavior of the display server, not the user interface. So no, this has nothing to do with using a unified interface for different form factors.

Deep breath. Exhale.

You're welcome.

about 6 months ago
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Forget Flash: Resistive RAM Crams 1TB Onto Tiny Chip

krammit Re:Will we finally get a replacement for hard disk (287 comments)

You ain't kidding. Just dug one out of a long forgotten closet yesterday. Got a sticker on the back that says it was built Nov. 1993. Looks like it just came out of the box and works like a champ. I am one happy camper.

about 8 months ago
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Red Hat Ditches MySQL, Switches To MariaDB

krammit Re:3, 2, 1 (203 comments)

Do I even need to point out that this kind of thing hurts the perception of Open Source developers and by extension Open Source software? Then again, it's about time we have a term to replace the horribly racist "Indian Giver [wikipedia.org]" term. "MySQLGiver" maybe? "Open Source Giver"?

You're right. Such an egregious abuse could never happen with closed source software. *cough*Skype*cough*

about 10 months ago
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Interview: John McAfee Answers Your Questions

krammit Probably not a coincidence (239 comments)

My brain read some of those answers in Hunter S. Thompson's voice.

about a year ago
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Florida Teen Expelled and Arrested For Science Experiment

krammit Re:guess that's better that Murder Girl (1078 comments)

FloridaMan truly is a super hero for the internet age. It's only a matter of time before he gets his own reality show.

about a year ago
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Why We'll Never Meet Aliens

krammit Re:Why is this here? (629 comments)

I'd disagree. The genius is sometimes more in the question than the answer.

about a year ago
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SolusOS Forks Gnome 3 Fallback Mode

krammit Re:vs MATE? (162 comments)

I'm sure someone will politely correct me if I'm wrong, but it was my understanding that MATE is largely tied to GTK2 with a transition to GTK3 planned as a major milestone for the project. This could provide a gnome2-like experience without the major hurdles the MATE developers find themselves facing. As with everything involving desktop Linux at the moment, it'll be interesting to see if this gains traction/viability.

about a year ago
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Are Windows XP/7 Users Smarter Than a 3-Year-Old?

krammit Re:Yeah! (537 comments)

Hell, I was in Japan a few years ago and there were dogs there that seemed to understand Japanese! Me, can't speak a word of it. They got some smart dogs over there, let me tell you.

about a year and a half ago
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Gas Prices Jump; California Hardest Hit

krammit Re:Rigged, because of the presidential debate (402 comments)

I seem to remember a comment from the debate where Obama mentioned he wanted to end oil company subsidies. I'd be very interested in seeing that map now that you mention it...

about a year and a half ago
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Singer Reportedly Outbids NASA for Space Tourist's Seat

krammit Re:More important... (242 comments)

I didn't have a chance to fact this stuff personally, but it looks like an impressive list.

about a year and a half ago
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Obama Order Sped Up Wave of Cyberattacks Against Iran

krammit Re:Uhm, so we're at war now with Iran? (415 comments)

The late, great Bill Hicks said it best: I'm so sick of arming the world and then sending troops over to destroy the fucking arms, you know what I mean? We keep arming these little countries, then we go and blow the shit out of them. We're like the bullies of the world, you know. We're like Jack Palance in the movie Shane, throwing the pistol at the sheep herder's feet: "Pick it up."
"I don't wanna pick it up mister, you'll shoot me."
"Pick up the gun."
"Mister, I don't want no trouble, huh. I just came down town here to get some hard rock candy for my kids, some gingham for my wife. I don't even know what gingham is, but she goes through about 10 rolls a week of that stuff. I ain't looking for no trouble, mister."
"Pick up the gun."

Boom, boom.

"You all saw him. He had a gun."

about 2 years ago

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